Disciples News Service

General Minister And President Writes Pastoral Letter About War In Iraq

General Minister and President Sharon E. Watkins has written a pastoral letter to all Disciples congregations which acknowledges the pain caused by the five-year old war in Iraq. Watkins letter, which was sent to congregations last week, addresses the impact of the war on people from many walks of life, including service men and women, […]

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Posted on August 14, 2008
Filed under: Office of the General Minister and President
Mission Alignment Coordinating Council Begins Its Work

(Indianapolis, Ind. – DNS – June 4, 2008) – The newly-formed Mission Alignment Coordinating Council (MACC) is holding its first series of meetings this week in Indianapolis. The 12-member group started meeting June 3 and will conclude on June 5. The group, which represents a cross-section of clergy and lay leaders, is working to develop […]

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Posted on June 4, 2008
Filed under: General Assembly